Born on 26th of February, 1976, in Maryland, USA. Bachelor’s in Biochemistry University of Maryland College Park (1994-1998). Master’s in Biology, University of Rochester, NY (1998-2000). Ph.D. in Biology, University of Munich (2000-2004). Postdoc Institue for Genetics, University of Cologne (2004-2005). Assistant Professor (Wissenschaftlicher Assistent) University of Munich (2005-2009). Professor at the Institute for Experimental Medicine, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel and Independent Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology (since April 2009).
Postdoctoral stipend awarded by the DFG
Organizational Unit (Department, Group, Facility):
- Guest Group Evolutionary Genomics
- Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology